BIOGRAPHY

Emma Thompson

Golden Globes: 9 Nominations, Wins: 2
WINS:
1996 - Best Screenplay - Motion Picture SENSE AND SENSIBILITY
1993 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama HOWARDS END
NOMINATIONS:
2014 - Best Actress in a Motion Picture, Drama SAVING MR. BANKS
2009 - Best Performance By An Actress In A Motion Picture - Comedy or Musical
2002 - Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television WIT
1996 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama SENSE AND SENSIBILITY
1995 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Comedy Or Musical JUNIOR
1994 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama REMAINS OF THE DAY, THE
1994 - Best Performance by an Actress In A Supporting Role in a Motion Picture IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER

MILESTONES
Daughter of British actress Phyllida Law, former wife of director Kenneth Branagh.
Thompson acted in the Merchant-Ivory productions HOWARD’S END (1992) from the novel by E.M. Forster, and THE REMAINS OF THE DAY (1993) with Anthony Hopkins, in CARRINGTON (1995) by Christopher Hampton, SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (1995) by Ang Lee (also adapted screenplay from Jane Austen), with Arnold Schwarzenegger in JUNIOR (2004), with John Travolta in PRIMARY COLORS (1998) by Mike Nichols, LOVE ACTUALLY (2003) by Richard Curtis, with Will Ferrell in STRANGER THAN FICTION (2006) by Marc Forster, with Dustin Hoffman in LAST CHANCE HARVEY (2008). She wrote the screenplay and acted in NANNY McPHEE (2005) and NANNY McPHEE RETURNS (2010).